Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has said that the vehicle which ran over a toddler, killing her, was not part of his convoy.

 

It was gathered that the accident happened when the governor visited Ogbomoso on Thursday for a PDP event.

 

Writing on his Twitter page, Makinde said he received the news with shock and investigation revealed that the child was hit by an individual driving a Toyota Matrix car which was not part of my convoy.

 

“I received with deep concern the report that my convoy ran over a child on our way to Ogbomoso, earlier today. Our preliminary investigation revealed that the child was hit by an individual driving a Toyota Matrix car who lost control of his vehicle. He was not part of my convoy.

 

“My heartfelt condolences go out to the parents of the child. May her gentle soul rest in peace. Investigations are ongoing and we will ensure that the perpetrator(s) is brought to book.”